Zhou Dongyu denies allegations of affair with Eric Tsang

17 Jan – Chinese actress Zhou Dongyu has denied allegations that she had an inappropriate relationship with actor-producer Eric Tsang.

As reported on Mingpao, on 11 January, the actress' studio released a statement denying that she had an affair with the producer in order to gain more job opportunities, saying that the whole thing was fake news.

It added, "The studio strongly condemned the disinformation that has been going on online, and would urge relevant parties to immediately delete all false information."

Zhou's company also threatened legal action against those who continue to spew such slander against the actress.

The 25-year-old Zhou is most known for her award-winning performance in the 2016 movie "Soul Mate", directed by Eric's son Derek Tsang.